The 1st play of a old tetralogy together with Shakespeare’s Henry IV (parts 1 and a couple of) and Henry V, Richard II information the tragic downfall of the eponymous king and simultaneous upward push of Henry IV. while Richard II’s reliance on his bloodline and the Divine correct of Kings makes him quaint and resembling medieval rulers, Henry IV’s contrastingly smooth reliance on Machiavellian rules and his highbrow prowess supplies him an part that's eventually Richard’s undoing. a strong and tricky tragedy, Richard II continues to be the most politically charged performs of Shakespeare’s illustrious profession.
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153 the place one on his facet fights, hundreds of thousands will fly. 154 Farewell without delay, for as soon as, for all, and ever. one hundred fifty five hairy good, we may perhaps meet back. 156 BAGOT I worry me, by no means. 157